Barty was ebullient. "I executed exactly the way I wanted to", she said. Pushing Kvitova, she got her break on the second try, and always looked to be the aggressor in the first set, serving consistently while Kvitova struggled to find her range and her timing.
England , who made six changes from Saturday's draw with Scotland , had only scored nine goals in their previous 11 matches against France , with three of those strikes coming from Tottenham players. But it did England no good and 12 minutes from time the French got the goal they deserved, Mbappe teeing up Dembele for the decisive score of the evening.
Denny Hamlin fared the best on the road courses past year, finishing a close second here and winning at Watkins Glen. "The setup I had with Penske when we won in 2011, I remembered as much as I could and told the team, and they put it in the best that they could", Busch said.
Nate Diaz, who handed McGregor his first and only defeat in the UFC , at UFC 196 in March of a year ago, took to Instagram just moments after the " fight of the century" as announced, sharing a picture of him reigning victorious over the Notorious one, challenging the Irishman and Mayweather to slug it out for "the number two spot".
This clip is originally from 5 live Sport, 25 June 2017. She will play the unseeded Ashleigh Barty in the final today, after the 21-year-old Australian upset sixth seed Garbine Muguruza, the former French Open champion, 3-6, 6-4, 6-3 in the other semi-final yesterday.
Philadelphia owns the Los Angeles Lakers' 2018 pick and the Sacramento Kings' 2019 pick. According to Draft Express which listed mock drafts even before the trade happened where Philadelphia gets the No. Philadelphia will send its 2018 Lakers pick to Boston, provided it falls between No. 2 and No. 5. The Cavs have reportedly been contacted by the Indiana Pacers in a potential deal for All-Star Paul George , who will be a free agent after the 2017-18 season.
Tommy Joseph went 1-4 with a two-run homer in the ninth. Delgado scattered four hits while striking out four and walking one. Saunders, who had a career-high 24 homers with Toronto last season, was hitting.205 with six homers this season. Pat Neshek struck out the side in a scoreless seventh. The Diamondbacks called up reliever Silvino Bracho from Triple-A Reno on Saturday, a day after sending down OF Jeremy Hazelbaker.
And to add to all the excitement, the new Golden Knights roster will be revealed during the NHL Awards show in Las Vegas . As one example, the Blue Jackets are expected to send their first-round pick (24th overall) to Vegas in order for the team to not select players Columbus hopes to keep.
With Rohit Sharma and Jasprit Bumrah from the Champions Trophy squad absent on the tour, Kohli will be tempted to play Ajinkya Rahane at the top besides giving Mohammed Shami a chance in place of Bumrah. West Indies' indiscipline in the field added to the challenge and their woes were encapsulated by a horrific final over of the innings delivered by their captain Jason Holder.
The Cleveland Cavaliers apparently have not given up on their pursuit of All-Star forward Paul George . Many teams are steering clear of a trade for George as he is considered a rental, with just one year remaining on his deal with the Pacers.
With 30 seconds remaining in the first round, Lee locked in a deep rear-naked choke, eventually leading referee Mario Yamasaki to stop the contest. In the lead-up to the fight, Mr. In the co-main event, Tim Boetsch (21-11) beat Johny Hendricks (18-7) by second-round TKO in front of Hendricks' home crowd. Seven of Lee's eight wins in the UFC have come by way of submission, and career statistics point to him having a slight advantage in takedowns over Chiesa with 3.49 takedowns per 15 ...
He also won it in 2012. Some good fortune opened the door for the unseeded Lopez as the top three seeds - Andy Murray , Stan Wawrinka and Milos Raonic - all lost their first-round matches. "When you are playing on grass and playing a youngster like Kozlov, you have to be ready from the first point. It wasn't easy to play my game, but I had the right approach", Dimitrov said.
Nadal won clay titles this season in Monte Carlo, Barcelona and Madrid in addition to Roland Garros . Nadal, 31, announced on Tuesday that after consulting with his team and doctors, he will be missing the Queen's grass event next week, one of the two main warm-ups before Wimbledon .
The 26-year-old Brazilian - who plays second fiddle to Real Madrid's Marcelo for his country - has picked up two Serie A winner's medals and two Coppa Italia titles since his arrival in Turin in 2015. If Calciomercato are to be believed, it looks as though this transfer is going to happen. Never again will defensively suspect, flair-fuelled full-backs be so in vogue.
Paris Saint-Germain and Inter are among the clubs interested in Aguero, who scored 33 goals for City in all competitions last season. The Daily Star makes the "exclusive" claim that the subject of Aguero lining up for the Gunners next season and Sanchez plying his trade in Manchester has been discussed by the clubs.
The Ferrari smacked into the back of the Mercedes , prompting Vettel to draw alongside Hamilton to gesticulate wildly before deliberately banging wheels with his rival. "The problem is with me right behind, getting ready and all the other cars, then there's a chain reaction". "Coming into this weekend I never thought I would be standing on the podium".
The Australian was then bumped further up into top spot when race leader Lewis Hamilton was forced to pit to fix a broken head-rest, and second place Sebastian Vettel was handed a penalty for deliberately driving into Hamilton during a safety vehicle period.
Cristiano Ronaldo will appear in court on July 31 following allegations of tax evasion from Spanish prosecutors, according to reports. Amid swirling reports that Ronaldo wants to leave Real Madrid and return to Manchester United , comes a fresh report from Spain's Marca that Mourinho is not in favor of a big-money move to sign the reigning Ballon d'Or victor.
After Martin Truex Jr . dominated the first two stages, Kevin Harvick was the one who ended up in victory lane in the Toyota/Save Mart 350 . Harvick had a nine-second lead over Stewart-Haas Racing teammate Clint Bowyer before the caution.
When the Boston Celtics traded the first overall pick in this summer's National Basketball Association draft to the Philadelphia 76ers in exchange for their third-overall pick and a future first-rounder, Celts fans were up in arms . Don't cry too much for the Celtics. In light of Ainge only getting a single future first-rounder (with protections against No. 1) and no other assets, Jones feels the Celtics simply didn't get enough to make it worth passing on Fultz .
They also knew that their best hope of scoring a win would come in the match between them, a game that will take place in Saint Petersburg on Thursday, with both sides having lost their opening encounters of the tournament. "We made it too easy for them". Australia began to dictate the tempo of the game after reducing the deficit and substitute James Troisi curled an effort towards goal but couldn't get enough power on his shot as Leno saved.
Paulinho signed a new contract with the club at the start of the season and he has since regained his place in the Brazil national team, with his goals helping the Selecao become the first to secure their place at next year's World Cup finals in Russian Federation.
Mexico head coach Juan Carlos Osorio is proud of his side's willingness to fight "until the bitter end" following their 2-1 Confederations Cup victory over Russian Federation. New Zealand's Confederation Cup is over, the All Whites finishing winless and bottom of their group after being outplayed 4-0 by Portugal in St Petersburg .
Alexis Nunes and Steve Nicol examine the latest transfer rumours including Bayern Munich's interest in Alexis Sanchez . ARSENAL'S hopes of keeping hold of Alexis Sanchez have received a huge boost after Bayern Munich have turned their attention to Atletico Madrid star Yannick Carrasco.
He had been accused of stealing a propaganda poster and was serving 15 years in prison with hard labour. The 22-year-old student was released from North Korea and handed over to the U.S. "Warmbier was gripped by extreme hostility toward us and is the victim of Obama's policy of strategic patience , which rejected talks with us", the foreign ministry spokesman said, according to KCNA.
That said , the breadth approach to the 2017 NHL Draft has given the Golden Knights a dozen prospects who, with some luck, can hopefully step into the lineup in two years just as the team's young core begins to evolve into a more composed and mature team.
Despite allowing nine hits on 108 pitches, Santana restricted the slumping Indians offense to just one for extra bases: Jose Ramirez's two-out double in the fifth. Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Adalberto Mejia delivers in the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Cleveland Indians , Friday, June 23, 2017, in Cleveland.
The Orioles (36-38) ended their losing streak at three, and improved to 12-24 on the road, winning away from home for just the third time in 20 tries. Elsewhere, the Los Angeles Dodgers made it eight successive wins with a 6-1 rout of the Colorado Rockies, the Seattle Mariners stunned the Houston Astros 13-3, the New York Mets crushed the San Francisco Giants 11-4, the Chicago Cubs were blanked 2-0 by the Miami Marlins, the New York Yankees edged the Texas Rangers 2-1, the Pittsburgh Pirates ...
And today I'm just happy with the result. "The rest is all just noise in the background and I don't really care for it". Stroll conducted a testing programme in a 2014-vintage Williams to prepare himself for F1 last season, and is continuing that into the first part of this year.
The 31-year-old Nadal will arrive this time having just claimed a 10th French Open but with no competitive grasscourt play, having pulled out of the Queen's Club event. Lopez has also beens harp with his serve and is coming off a match in which he lost just six first serve points. "I'm being a little bit more motivated, and that is driving me a little bit more to be aggressive on the court, which is extremely important in my own sense", Cilic said.
We had suggested the name of MS Swaminathan so that farmers get benefited. "We will not take any decision without discussions and announce it tomorrow (Tuesday)", Thackeray declared, addressing a rally of party workers to mark the 51st foundation day of Shiv Sena on Monday.
Chicago Bulls: They gave up their best player and a three-time All-Star for LaVine (coming off a major injury), Dunn (a second-year guard who has struggled) and Lauri Markannen, who is going to be an odd fit. The annual draft did not have any huge block buster trades with household names changing uniforms with the exception of Butler moving over to Minnesota from Chicago.
Nothing should distract from what we were able to accomplish together, the different kind of ceremonies and the tradition. "It's like, really just about having fun playing ball and let's see how we can win together and that alone just helps the ego".
Bottas in second gave Mercedes their first 1-2 finish of the season and Stroll took points for Williams, finishing P9 at his home Grand Prix. Ferrari , with championship leader Sebastian Vettel chalking up his third win in six races, had just scored their first one-two finish since 2010.
Donnarumma, who has made 72 appearances in total for the Diavolo, was not present at the meeting as he is of course on worldwide duty at present with Italy at the Under-21 European Championship in Poland. And now, he has just thrown the biggest curve ball of all as he put out a fresh post claiming his account was hacked and deleted the original Instagram post.
Vettel threw his hands into the air before pulling alongside Hamilton and then swerving right, making wheel-to-wheel contact with the Mercedes driver and later earning a 10-second stop/go penalty for the incident. "He's done something similar a couple of years ago in China with the restart, it's just not the way to do it I think". "I didn't brake check him at all", Hamilton later told British broadcaster Channel 4.
I was leading through 54 by a shot or two. Berger began the round in third place, three shots back. "I played great, so I'm not going to be too upset", he said Sunday. He tied for 17th at 6 under. "I got really lucky, but that was awesome", said Spieth. "So, this might be ( putter ) that stays (in the bag) for a few weeks".
Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo profited from the chaos to win the Azerbaijan Grand Prix on Sunday, while Sebastian Vettel extended his championship lead over Lewis Hamilton . Hamilton then gave his version of events to the Mercedes pit wall. The stewards judged Vettel's road rage to be risky enough for a ten-second stop-go penalty and a three-point penalty on his super licence, taking his tally to nine and effectively one more indiscretion from a one-race ban.
Rafael Nadal also went on to say that his feelings while he plays on "this court" cannot be compared to any other "feeling". "Sorry to all the great fans in Britain and to the tournament organisers". This was the 15th Grand Slam win for the Spaniard, who is referred as "Master of Clay". However, in the wake of his straight sets win over Stan Wawrinka in the final, Nadal has announced that he will skip his planned Wimbledon warm-up.
The arch-rivals were due to resume battle on Bermuda's Great Sound yesterday, with another two races scheduled. Trailing 4-0 following five-straight defeats to the Kiwis, Oracle showed new found speed on Saturday (Sunday NZ time) to finally get on the board.
Steve Carp of the Las Vegas Review-Journal expects the Golden Knights to tread delicately in free agency. The 25-year-old has a.923 save percentage in his first 66 National Hockey League games with numbers last season mirroring Vezina trophy nominee Braden Holtby - albeit as a backup with fewer starts.
In the absence of Morgan, England were captained by Jos Buttler and the stand-in captain praised the impact of his side's inexperienced global players, including man of the match Malan. "You can see why the umpires gave him out", he said. JJ Smuts responded well to his golden duck in Wednesday's series opener to strike some lusty early blows, and it took the introduction of Curran to make the breakthrough as he struck with his second delivery in global cricket to dismiss Reeza ...
He holds a 1.42 ERA in three career starts against the Marlins. TWINS 4, INDIANS 2: Brian Dozier hit a leadoff homer off closer Cody Allen to break an eighth-inning tie at Cleveland and and Minnesota defeated the Indians for the second straight day.
McIlroy has been encouraged by his opening 67 on his debut at TPC River Highlands, but he was out of sorts in all departments on Friday as Jordan Spieth retained his lead at the halfway stage. U.S. Open champion Brooks Koepka isn't in CT this week, but former Florida State teammate Chase Seiffert is in contention. He shot a 73 to finish at even par .
Hamilton was then asked about quotes Vettel reportedly told German media that the swipe was him making a point about Formula One being a "sport for being men", Hamilton replied: "If he wants to prove that he's a man we should do it out of the auto face to face".
As the story goes (as uncovered by SI's own Lee Jenkins), Westbrook Instagrammed a photo of cupcakes on the Fourth of July a year ago after Durant made his decision to leave the Thunder . Durant is reappropriating the insult, and this isn't the first time the Warriors have had fun with it. When Durant returned to play in Oklahoma City this season, the fans embraced the nickname with cupcake signs and costumes directed toward their former beloved star.
Andrews wore a gown designed by Carolina Herrera. Erin and Jarret got engaged last December while on a trip to Disneyland. Andrews described the romantic proposal during an interview with " Good Morning America ". Andrews continued: "We hadn't even been discussing marriage". Andrews also shared that the two are definitely planning to have children, and that she's now undergoing IVF shots.
Mexico needed a win over the hosts to secure their spot in the semifinals , but they have qualified as runners-up in Group A . Juan Carlos Osorio did his fair share of tinkering in his team's first two games, but his best lineup showed up against Russian Federation.
The alleged irregularities were in relation to money the Portuguese star had in the Virgin Islands. The 32-year-old signed a new contract with Real Madrid until 2021 last November and has a release clause of one billion euros ($1.11 billion).
I had so many emotions coming into this game. If the tight five do the job everyone else can play. I think we won that battle, but that doesn't guarantee we will win that next week. We needed to stop the Springboks' driving maul while competing better at the scrum. 'Sometimes it's an attitude thing, getting off the line and winning collisions, ' said Gatland.